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Sleeve Gastrectomy California

Afshin Eslami, M.D.

Dr. Eslami earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Tehran in Iran. Upon graduation, Dr. Eslami completed two years of service in the military as a general practitioner. 513 more words

Gastric Bypass

Quick Anemia Update

I don’t know if I mentioned this or not, but my Gastrointerological Oncologist is among those who believe that my anemia is related to my Gastric Bypass Surgery.   87 more words

Day To Day Getting By

Five months and change

So, quick update because I had my endoscopy today to find out if I have an ulcer and I am still kind of fruitloops from the meds they gave me to knock me out… Being kind of out of it after anesthesia is normal for me for the rest of the day. 180 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

5 Weeks Pre-Op

As I write this its actually more like 4.5 weeks until surgery and my excitement isn’t waning.

Whilst I haven’t lost a lot more, probably only a kg or so, the number one rule that the nurse gave me was not to gain any more weight.   191 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Hair Loss? Yes, it can happen :-(

I have never had thick hair to begin with…..BUT….I had a lot OF hair. However, one fun little side effect of gastric bypass for me is hair loss. 239 more words

Gastric Bypass

Going no where fast.

So I still haven’t been put on a medcine for my gastropareis. Everything this new Doctor offered me would give me a allergic reaction or already tried. 383 more words

Reminders of the past...

Sometimes in my life I get reminders.  Hints of what my life could have been like, both good and bad.  Yesterday I had one of those reminders. 1,249 more words